When to See Your Podiatrist About That Wound

Updated: May 2, 2019

For many, wounds are something superficial that are more of an inconvenience than a concern. However, wounds on your feet can not only be debilitating, but also the key to identifying other medical issues.


When we're talking about open wounds, we are initially going to evaluate the history of the patient. For example, was the wound due to an injury or did it happen over time? This will help determine the proper treatment plan.